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+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Louis,MO
Team Record:  93-69   .574
Result:   1st in National League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Tony LaRussa
General Manager:   Walt Jocketty
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Attendance:  3,109,578
Payroll:  $78,333,333
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Diamondbacks)

St. Louis Cardinals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bobby Bonilla (38)
Youngest Player:  Albert Pujols (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ray Lankford (12)
Top Hitter:  Albert Pujols (7)
Top Pitcher:  Matt Morris (5)
Top Draft Pick:  Justin Pope (#28)

Roster Continuity:  67.86%
Top Prospect:   Bud Smith
National League Standings
St. Louis9369.5740.0
Chi Cubs8874.5435.0

Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Mark McGwire1B37$ 11,000,000  18 
Ray LankfordLF34$ 8,100,000  44 
Andy BenesP33$ 6,666,667  82 
Darryl KileP32$ 6,666,667  83 
Jim EdmondsCF31$ 6,333,333  94 
Dustin HermansonP28$ 5,333,333   
Woody WilliamsP34$ 5,083,333   
Edgar RenteriaSS25$ 4,500,000   
Fernando Vina2B32$ 4,333,333   
Mike TimlinP35$ 4,250,000   
J.D. DrewRF25$ 2,750,000   
T.J. MathewsP31$ 1,900,000   
Dave VeresP34$ 1,900,000   
Jason ChristiansenP31$ 1,600,000   
Mike JamesP33$ 1,525,000   
Craig Paquette3B-LF32$ 1,500,000   
Matt MorrisP26$ 1,200,000   
Chad HutchinsonP24$ 1,175,000   
Bobby Bonilla3B-RF38$ 900,000   
Mike MathenyC30$ 900,000   
Steve KlineP28$ 750,000   
Rick AnkielRF-CF21$ 400,000   
Jeff TabakaP37$ 400,000   
Eli MarreroLF-RF27$ 375,000   
Placido Polanco3B25$ 320,000   
Larry Sutton1B-RF31$ 305,000   
Mike MatthewsP27$ 225,000   
Gene StechschulteP27$ 205,000   
Alan BenesP29$ 200,000   
Miguel Cairo1B-3B27$ 200,000   
Stubby Clapp2B28$ 200,000   
Luther HackmanP26$ 200,000   
Jason KarnuthP25$ 200,000   
John MabryRF-1B30$ 200,000   
Keith McDonaldC28$ 200,000   
Bill OrtegaOF25$ 200,000   
Albert PujolsDH-1B21$ 200,000   
Kerry RobinsonLF-RF27$ 200,000   
Luis SaturriaOF24$ 200,000   
Bud SmithP21$ 200,000   

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